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Related / Similar Words: retardation, mental retardation, slowness, subnormality

 

Definition:
  • lack of normal development of intellectual capacities;

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    Hyponyms: abnormality, mental defectiveness, moronity, mental deficiency, idiocy, amentia, imbecility, mongolism, mongolianism, Down's syndrome, Down syndrome, trisomy 21

     

    Derivational Morphology: check, retard, delay

     

     
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